Year of the Trees 1085
From Tolkien Gateway
Notable events in this year include:
- Oromë discovers the Elves near the shores of Helcar; he names them the Eldar, the People of the Stars. As a result of Melkor's spies and whispers, some Eldar are afraid of Oromë and flee as he approaches.
- About this time, it is possible that the first Orcs are created, being corrupted from Elves.